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Keating Dental Lab is the number dental lab in San Francisco CA, but not only in California but across the entire USA, servicing thousands of dental practices across the country. If you are looking for dental labs in San Francisco then contact Keating today and we can discuss with you your options for top dental laboratory services for your practice.
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Formulated by Keating Dental Lab’s research and development team to meet our demanding standards for durability and aesthetics, the KDZ Bruxer® crowns are the most aesthetic monolithic zirconia restorations on the market. They are gentle on opposing enamel for bruxing patients, yet strong enough for long-span bridges with an average flexural strength of 1,100 MPa. The KDZ Bruxer® crowns are available in all 16 Classic Vita shades.
There are two different materials to choose from; The first is the KDZ Bruxer®. This material is the strongest all-ceramic material with 1000 – 1200 Mpa. Imagine two little saw horses, put a bar of ceramic across that, so that it would be ceramic, apply force, and then think, how much force would it take before this ceramic broke? Compared to the ceramic that is put on every PFM, with a flexural strength of only one hundred. The KDZ Bruxer® is ten times stronger than a PFM.
It is possible to make the KDZ Bruxer® ‘s with an occlusal clearance of 0.5 mm.
KDZ Bruxer Aesthetic®
Bring the real strength of full-contour zirconia into the cosmetic zone with KDZ Bruxer Aesthetic® crowns and bridges. The KDZ Bruxer Aesthetic® rivals the IPS e.max® crowns, while its 650 MPa flexural strength is nearly twice that of lithium disilicate, and available in all 16 VITA® Classic shades.
The KDZ Bruxer Aesthetic® is placed anywhere you use a lithium disilicate. An ideal combination when you want high aesthetics, anterior, single crowns. It is also an ideal option for 3-unit bridges as well as anterior bridges. For example: Let’s say you are replacing a central, or premolar replacement, and the patient was missing the mandibular second premolar. You could use a KDZ Bruxer Aesthetic® bridge, which is very translucent, from the molar to the first premolar. The occlusal can be as thin as .5 millimeters, in a gold prep, overall less than a millimeter, so very conservative.
What we found with our KDZ Bruxer Aesthetic®, which we have had for more than three years now, is that it has a very similar clinical performance to that which we see in our traditional KDZ Bruxer®
Lucitone Digital PrintTM Denture
Denture fabrication has seen relatively minor advancements… until now! Body activated, high impact, permanent digital record: Lucitone Digital PrintTM Dentures have these benefits and more. With the advancement of Digital Dentures, Keating Dental Lab can provide superior predictable results in just three appointments.
The high impact denture resin along with the IPN 3D TM denture teeth all form a premium appliance that provides significant benefits over traditional material systems. Many of our clients experience higher patient satisfaction due to better retention and adaptation to anatomy. Body activated material responds to the patient’s body temperature to increase strength two-fold. Now that permanent digital records exist, clients and patients can easily replace damaged or lost dentures. As a result of high impact with IPN Durability, Lucitone Digital PrintTM Dentures deliver exceptional wear and stain resistance.
As Leaders In The Dental Laboratory Industry, We Are Proud To Offer The Exclusive Delineator™. Inspired by the Latin word for “map”, The Delineator™ is an exclusive product from Keating Dental Lab. The Delineator™ offers four functions in one specific appliance: radiographic guide, surgical guide, provisional appliance, and implant locator. Eliminate any guesswork between the surgeon, restoring doctor and technician by prescribing our Delineator™ as the first step of your implant case planning.The Delineator™ may also be prescribed as a unilateral metal-less partial with clear clasps without the metal surgical guide sleeves.Send a diagnostic model or impression of your case, and our team of certified dental technicians will provide you with an expertly crafted Delineator™.
This tool allows the general dentist to control all phases of implant dentistry with one device. It acts as an immediate temporary or a long-term fixed temporary, a stent with a drill guide, and a vertical stop “for depth.” It can also act as an implant locator for uncovering for second stage placement.
Keating Custom Abutments
Most dental implants include three pieces – the implant that goes in the bone, the abutment that holds the tooth, and the crown that attaches to the abutment. Keating Custom Abutments are now offered by our lab and they are all going to be CAD/CAM custom designed titanium abutments. Our authentic titanium abutment comes with an extra clinical final screw, that is a culmination screw. The estimated turnaround time is around 9 days in the lab.
We have been monitoring 4-5 doctors, case by case. We call them after they see the abutment and their feedback has been excellent. They love it! It’s generally more retentive. The abutments look fantastic when they come out of the mill. They require no extra polishing or finishing and we can even anodize them so they turn into a deep rich yellow color that looks really nice under an all ceramic restoration
If you want a Keating Custom Abutment, we don’t have a box to check off on the lab slips. We just need you to write Keating Custom Abutment and whatever type of monolithic restoration you want. If you want a high strength, go with the regular Bruxer, or if you want a high translucent, go with the Bruxer Aesthetic. We can also do these screw retained or cement retained. If we can’t do them, we’ll call and go over the alternatives.
Since its founding in 2002 by Shaun Keating, CDT, Keating Dental Lab has become one of San Francisco’s, California’s and America’s top dental labs. Keating Dental Lab strives to be a natural extension of your practice by providing dedicated customer service and high-quality work. All of our restorations are made in the USA, in our state-of-the-art laboratory, ensuring nothing is outsourced and everything has the highest quality materials.
As a full-service laboratory providing end-to-end solutions for dental practices, we use a mix of technology and craftsmanship to deliver custom fittings designed to meet your exact specifications, shippable across America. We are a national dental arts lab, committed to providing not only a range of high-quality products but exemplary service as well.
Our highly experienced team of dental technicians is second to none in their attention to detail and exceptional, custom work. From veneers to crown restorations, your patients will absolutely adore their restorations due to their quality and esthetics. At Keating Dental Lab, we are determined in delivering only the finest and greatest to our clients with products you can rely on, never outsourced and with quality beyond comparison.
You will have a dedicated account representative to make sure your needs are met and expectations exceeded. Through our online Client Portal, you will have access to the perfect platform for communicating details regarding your account. We are also established experts in the dental industry who strive to create events and educational material that supports our partners in their ongoing, continued education.
A San Francisco Dental Lab | Unlike Any Other Dental Lab in the US
Keating Dental Lab is unlike other dental labs in the world. Among the leading dental labs in America with a variety of dental laboratory products and services, we base our practice on the Keating Difference, upholding our values of personalized relationships, detailed dental laboratory work, on-time delivery, and our dedication to taking the utmost care for your practice.
Our track record speaks for itself, showing 99.9% on-time case delivery. We provide predictable and highly accurate products with your exact specifications so that you don’t have to reschedule your patients. Successfully delivering over 1 million dental restorations, we fully recognize and acknowledge how important it is for you to have first-class dental restorations AND dependable, clear-cut laboratory advice. ALL of our restorations are made in the USA in our cutting-edge California lab.
If there are ever any questions or concerns, you can always rapidly and effortlessly contact us. Allow Keating Dental to show you why we are superior in dental lab supplies, products and services.
Did you know that Keating has a Dental Podcast? Dental Up is one of the fastest-growing Dental podcasts here in the USA and each week we cover a variety of top dental-based topics, check out some of our most recent podcasts below!
The Dental Up podcast offers a valuable source of insights from dentists and the best leaders in the dental industry.
Experience a dentist’s best and worst days at work, learn tips and techniques to improve your skills, and learn from the best. Our services include clinical advice, marketing strategies, office management, and technology.
Check out how dentists balance their personal and professional lives! With a dental podcast, we aim to provide content that all dentists, no matter where they are in their careers, can learn and grow from. As one of the top-ranking dental podcasts, we have over 200 episodes and counting, so you can find all your dental education and entertainment needs here!
Dental laboratories make or customize a variety of products that are used by dentists to provide oral health care. The products include crowns, bridges, dentures, and other dental products. When fabricating these items, dental lab technicians follow a prescription from a licensed dentist. This includes prosthetic items (such as dentures and implants), and therapeutic items (such as orthodontic devices).
Crowns, bridges, dentures, and dental implants are among the most common restorations manufactured. In the field of dentistry, dental implants are among the most advanced technologies.
Dental laboratory services are necessary for various dental procedures including fabricating dental bridges, dentures, orthodontic appliances, crowns, veneers, inlays, onlays and many more. Contact Keating today to learn more about what we offer.
If you are looking for the best dental lab in San Francisco then you are in the right place. Keating Dental Laboratory is one of the largest dental labs in California and offers dental lab services in San Francisco and across the whole of the USA. Contact one of our experts here, or request your free doctor kit below.